About Us

 

Our story

Fundraising Auctions began with an idea and our passionate founder, Richard Light, who found our niche in memorabilia auctions. Today, we offer all sorts of exciting item lots from artwork to authentic film collectables, gourmet dining, bespoke luxury holidays and unique experiences.

With over 20 years experience in fundraising events, we are proud to provide our unique, digitally interactive, full-service to raise vital funds for charities and organisations.

With an awesome team of over 35 people based in four offices across Australia, the UK and most recently, the US, we attend over 600 fundraising events each year!  

 

Our purpose

Our daily work involves supporting our clients in creating positive change and helping them to maximise their impact at each and every event we attend. We also do this beyond our core services. By enabling our team, their family and friends, our clients and our partners to create social impact in numerous ways large and small, we harness the incredible power of people to improve lives and build a better world.

“All our interactions with Fundraising Auctions were professional and they never tried to upsell their products to us. It felt they truly wanted us to raise money for our cause.”

With unbiased advice, we tailored our service specifically to each event we attend in order to maximise the amount raised.

 

Our values

At Fundraising Auctions, we believe passionately in the power of people to create a fairer, more inclusive, kinder and sustainable world- that’s why we exist.

 

Our aim

To empower people to create a better world.

 

Passion through purpose

We are people centred, supporting you achieve and maximise your fundraising goals through our passion for what we do. With a team of passionate people to support you, we relish the chance to make a difference and have dedicated our lives to it.

“This is the second time we have used the Fundraising Auctions team and I am pleased to say their product and support just keeps getting better.”

 

What we stand for

No risk, no stress!

We provide a winning combination of coveted auction lots, interactive silent auction technology and qualified support to help charities and organisations raise the most funds for their cause. Our full-service program eliminates the pain points of fundraising to ensure your auction eclipses expectations.

“The whole process was extremely stress free and easy.”

With every auction service personalised to fit your event and charity needs, you have access to an extensive collection of auction lots at the lowest reserve prices, allowing us to maximise the amount we raise for each charity. We are equipped with auctioneers, speakers, photo booths, caterers and MC’s to ensure an engaging and professionally facilitated event.

 

Who we work with

We can help every charity, of any size or sector, to reward their supporters with a bespoke fundraising service and to date we have raised over millions for fantastic causes & worthwhile charities through our auctions! From grassroots sports teams, schools to nationwide charities and large corporate philanthropists.

We travel all over Australia and have assisted our client in every major city to rural areas such as Broken Hill and Esk. 

 

A little bit extra

We also enjoy raising money in our free time, partaking in various fundraising events such as an annual Dragon Boat Race, Foam Runs, Marathrons, Swims and various challenges throughout the year, raising money for numerous causes close to our hearts. 

We use $1 from every Fundraising Auction consignment items sold to go into a pot for our staff to participate in charity activities outside of work. We also include a percentage within our reserve price that goes directly towards your cause, guaranteeing every item sold creates the maximum impact for your cause.

 

Want to work with us?

If after reading all about us, you like what you see, take a look at our auction optionsIf you think we may be able to help you, please get in touch, we’d love to hear from you. Call 02 9037 7318 or email info@fundraising-auctions.com.au

Contact us today

Get in touch for a chat

Sydney 02 9037 7318 or Melbourne 03 9021 8966